You have seen her as the loud, funny, stereotypically Hispanic character Gloria Delgado-Pritchett in the popular sitcom Modern Family, but Sofia Vergara is so much more than that. She’s definitely attractive, but she’s also the kind of person who can make your sides burst with laughter. Her role in the show has been so well received, that she received nominations for four Golden Globes, four Emmys, and seven SAGs.

As the actress turns 44 today, she continues to stun us with her beauty and performances. There’s no doubt about it – if we had the chance to live Sofia Vergara’s life, we’d jump at the opportunity without a thought. Here’s what makes her perfect:

She is smart

Who said beauty and brains don’t go together? The actress came humble beginnings and paved her own way to the top. Even today, her favorite thing to do is to read. She has admitted to reading 3-4 books a month.

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And sexy

She is beautiful, stunning, and has the body of a Greek goddess. A natural beauty, SV hasn’t had a single ounce of work done on her, yet manages to look flawless even at 44.

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And funny

Her role in Modern Family proves that she is one of the funniest actresses on television today. Check out this compilation of Gloria Delgado-Pritchett’s funniest moments on the show:

She’s really funny

She’s not only funny on the show, but in real life as well. Her make-up tips on Ellen to promote CoverGirl's new 2-in-1 foundation will make you roll over laughing. Take a look:

So funny, she can even laugh at herself

While most celebrities tend to take themselves very seriously, Sofia is a very fun and easy-going person. Moreover, she even has the ability to laugh at herself, as seen on the Ellen show:

She’s successful

Her role as Gloria Delgado-Pritchett was so well-received, it made her the highest-earning actress on American TV. The actress’ net worth is 100 million dollars.

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But she puts her family first

While other celebrities usually bring their dates to award ceremonies, Sofia bought 21 tickets for her family members to attend the Emmy Awards in 2013.

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She is inspirational

In 2000, Sofia was diagnosed with thyroid cancer. Instead of losing hope, she educated herself and bravely battled the disease, making a full recovery.

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She is real

Sofia hates working out and loves having the Big Mac from McDonalds. Doesn’t that sound familiar? Only if we could do all that and still have her body!

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Last but not the least, she is married to THAT!

Sofia Vergara and Joe Manganiello - BookMyShow

Their pictures speak a thousand words. Joe Manganiello and Sofia Vergara are possibly the sexiest couple on this planet, solely responsible for the increase in global warming. Sigh!


Happy birthday, Sofia Vergara! Keep giving us life goals.

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